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Kasim Reed

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Atlanta Council Approves Stadium Financing Plan

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta City Council has voted to approve a financing plan to build a new stadium in downtown Atlanta. City Council Monday voted 11-4 to approve using city hotel-motel tax revenue to […]

03/19/2013

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Deal Reached For New Falcons Stadium

ATLANTA (AP) — Officials say financing terms have been reached for the Atlanta Falcons’ $1 billion stadium proposal, keeping the team’s home games in the city’s downtown. The City Council must now vote on the […]

92.9 The Game–03/07/2013

The homeless shelter that Occupy Atlanta protesters have been camping out in has been confirmed for housing two cases of drug-resistant tuberculosis. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Tuberculosis Breaks Out At Occupy Atlanta’s Base

The Fulton County Health Department confirmed Wednesday that residents at the homeless shelter where Occupy Atlanta has been occupying have contracted drug-resistant tuberculosis.

11/10/2011

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Tea Party: Mayor ‘Rewarding Occupy Atlanta for Breaking the Law’

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS Atlanta) — Atlanta’s mayor is now dealing with the wrath of the Tea Party. Atlanta Tea Party co-founder Julianne Thompson is calling out Mayor Kasim Reed, saying he was implicitly encouraging “Occupy Atlanta” through his […]

10/27/2011

Atlanta police send out SWAT officers in riot gear and dozens of officers to arrest 53 "Occupy Atlanta" protesters. (credit: CBS Atlanta, WGCL)

Dozens of ‘Occupy Atlanta’ Protesters Arrested During Raid

Fifty-three Occupy Atlanta protestors were taken into custody early Wednesday morning in Woodruff Park, nearly a day after revoking an executive clause that had allowed the protestors to camp overnight, citing safety and financial concerns.

10/26/2011

"Occupy Atlanta" has been targeted by Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, who said the protests need to come to an end, citing the increased financial burden placed on the city. (credit: Getty Images)

Mayor: ‘Occupy’ Protesters Putting Atlanta on ‘Path to Escalation’

Amid rising costs to keep law enforcement present in and around Woodruff Park, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has urged an end to the Occupy Atlanta movement.

10/25/2011

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Deion Sanders Checks In With Rob & Dean!

Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders called into Saturday’s edition of Sports Kings Radio to discuss his Truth Sports organization, the NFL Lockout, Dez Bryant, and how Rob needs to step his Tweet game up… […]

WAOK-AM–04/11/2011

New Water Commissioner For Atlanta

ATLANTA  (WAOK) The City of Atlanta has a new water commissioner. Mayor Kasim Reed has named Jo Ann Macrina as the new Commissioner of the Department of Watershed Management. Reed says Macrina has the experience of working […]

WAOK-AM–04/07/2011

City Pays Patrons Of A Gay Club

  A federal judge approved the motion for the city to pay Eagle Bar plaintiffs $1,000,000.

12/09/2010

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